class action law suit

class action law suit

noun derivative action, diiectors' and officers' liability, group lawsuit, group litigaaion, law suit by large numbers of litigants with a common grievance, suit by multiple parties with common interest
Associated concepts: representative action
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There is also a provision for class action law suit for ensuring that rights of consumers are not infringed upon.
If you have a financial product with one of the signpost banks, you may be entitled to a payment from a proposed class action law suit.
The proposed class action law suit seeks compensation for those day scholars, alleging that as students participating in classes and the social life of Indian residential schools, they suffered the same loss of language and connection to culture as those who resided at the schools.
"Our article also stated that more than 50 patients have joined a class action law suit against the lens manufacturer Oculentis and Optical Express over safety fears about the lens.
The summons were issued by a New York court, after the Congress party apparently did not act on the court's direction to respond to the class action law suit filed under Alien Tort Claims Act (ATCA) and Torture Victim Protection Act (TVPA).
Merchant anticipates a package for AIM children similar to what was struck under the Indian Residential School Settlement Agreement, another class action law suit led by Merchant's firm.
Constitutional Democracy and the Problem of the Class Action Law Suit, Stanford University Press, Stanford, 2009., cuando afirma que "[m]ost of that controversy, however, has focused on the choice between opt-out and mandatory class actions.
* COMPENSATION: Richard Mathias, sales director of NSS Franchising * NEXT STEP: NSS Franchising, Bradley Business Park, which may pursue a class action law suit (PW170311Cnss-01)
The US's oldest and largest organisation of blind people the National Federation of the Blind yesterday announced it has filed a class action law suit in the US District Court for the Northern District of California against United Airlines (NYSE:UAL).
Under the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, (1) "complete diversity" is no longer required before a federal court can hear a class action law suit. Rather, once the jurisdictional dollar limit is met, a federal court can sit in diversity and hear a class action so long as the class has at least 100 members and minimal diversity is satisfied by the class.
These ladies are now asking permission to join her in a class action law suit.
The significance of this issue locally is exemplified by a recent American Civil Liberties Union filing of a class action law suit against the Palm Beach County Public Schools claiming the district's low graduation rate violated the Florida Constitution.